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PostPosted: Thu Jul 10, 2014 9:30 am    Post subject: & now the birds. Reply with quote

Bird decline 'smoking gun' for pesticide's effects.
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This I imagine is a surprise to no one. Nor is the industry's denial any great shock.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 16, 2014 5:42 pm    Post subject: Additional support Reply with quote

Just got this today -- http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v511/n7509/full/nature13531.html?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20140717 "Declines in insectivorous birds are associated with high neonicotinoid concentrations"
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